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This Week on Broadway for April 5, 2020: Flops I’ve Loved

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about shows that have flopped (lost money; not a commercial success) but that we loved. This Week on Broadway has been coming to you every week since 2009. It is the longest running Broadway and theatrical podcast with hundreds of shows giving read more


This Week on Broadway for March 29, 2020: Sondheim, Lloyd Webber, Schwartz, and Kander.

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about TV versions of Auntie Mame and Purlie. We also talk about the passing of Terrence McNally. We talk in depth about four major birthdays in March: Stephen Sondheim, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Stephen Schwartz, and John Kander. This Week on Broadway has read more


This Week on Broadway for March 22, 2020: Grover Dale

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk with Grover Dale about his career including the Original Broadway Cast of West Side Story, Li’l Abner, Greenwillow, and Sail Away. He also directed, choreographed, and doctored many shows including The Magic Show, Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, Mail, King of Schnorrers, Rachael Lily read more


This Week on Broadway for March 15, 2020: Coronavirus Closes Broadway

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about the suspension of Broadway shows during the Coronavirus outbreak in the US, what it means for the Broadway community, and how it may affect the Tony Awards. We also review Girl From The North Country, Unknown Soldier @ Playwrights Horizons, The read more


This Week on Broadway for March 8, 2020: Girl From The North Country and Dana H.

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about How to Defend Yourself by Liliana Padilla, Girl From The North Country, Dana H. @ Vineyard Theatre, About Love @ The Sheen Center, Mr Toole @ 59e59, and Mark William @ Green Room 42. This Week on Broadway has been coming read more


This Week on Broadway for March 1, 2020: West Side Story

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about West Side Story, The Unsinkable Molly Brown, Hello Dolly National Tour in Philadelphia, Broadway By The Year: Volume 1: Broadway Musicals of 2000-2004 @ The Town Hall, and No Strings @ Theatre Row. This Week on Broadway has been coming to read more


This Week on Broadway for February 23, 2020: The Sabbath Girl @ 59e59

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Zoe Caldwell, The Sabbath Girl @ 59e59, Mack & Mabel @ New York City Center, A Cocktail Party Social Experiment @ The Chelsea Music Hall, and Rules of Desire @ The Playroom Theatre. This Week on Broadway has been coming to read more


This Week on Broadway for February 16, 2020: Hamlet @ St. Ann’s Warehouse

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Romeo & Bernadette to transfer, 54 Sings Lovesong @ 54 Below, Spring Awakening @ Round House Theatre, Seesaw @ Theatre Row, Keen Company production of Blues for An Alabama Sky, Emojiland The Musical @ The Duke on 42nd Street, and Hamlet read more


This Week on Broadway for February 9, 2020: Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Jan Simpson talk about The Kleban Prize in Musical Theatre, Burning House by Joe Nelms, The New Group production of Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice, Medea @ BAM, American Utopia, Chekhov/Tolstoy: Love Stories @ Mint Theater Company, Stew @ Walkerspace, Sister Calling My read more